Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School

Tel: (202)337-3350
Grades: 9-12 | 490 students
Georgetown Visitation, founded in 1799, is a college preparatory school dedicated to the education of young women from a variety of backgrounds.
We are a faith-centered community which is focused on educational excellence and is rooted in the Roman Catholic faith and Salesian tradition.
Our mission is to empower our students to meet the demands and challenges of a rapidly changing and morally complex world.
Enriching co-curricular and Christian service programs complement the academic and spiritual life of the school and encourage our students to develop into intellectually mature and morally responsible women of faith, vision and purpose.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students 490 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
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